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Belarus: Opposition candidate Tikhanovskaya casts ballot in presidential election00:42

Belarus: Opposition candidate Tikhanovskaya casts ballot in presidential election

Belarus, Minsk
August 9, 2020 at 15:41 GMT +00:00 · Published

Opposition presidential candidate Svetlana Tikhanovskaya cast her vote in the presidential election, in Minsk on Sunday.

The candidate voted at the polling station located in a school in the microdistrict of Vostok, in the capital.

Dozens of Tikhanovskaya’s supporters met the candidate outside the polling station.

Four other candidates are running for the presidency, including the incumbent President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko, former deputy Anna Kanopatskaya, leader of the “Tell the Truth” civil campaign Andrei Dmitriev and head of the Belarusian Social Democratic Assembly (Hramada) party Sergei Cherachen.

Early presidential elections took place in Belarus from August 4 to August 8, with a 41,70 percent turnout, according to the Central electoral commission.

Belarus: Opposition candidate Tikhanovskaya casts ballot in presidential election00:42
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Opposition presidential candidate Svetlana Tikhanovskaya cast her vote in the presidential election, in Minsk on Sunday.

The candidate voted at the polling station located in a school in the microdistrict of Vostok, in the capital.

Dozens of Tikhanovskaya’s supporters met the candidate outside the polling station.

Four other candidates are running for the presidency, including the incumbent President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko, former deputy Anna Kanopatskaya, leader of the “Tell the Truth” civil campaign Andrei Dmitriev and head of the Belarusian Social Democratic Assembly (Hramada) party Sergei Cherachen.

Early presidential elections took place in Belarus from August 4 to August 8, with a 41,70 percent turnout, according to the Central electoral commission.

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